Celine Williams Collection

Celine Williams photograph of Alfie and Sarah White’s stall c.1950

Ref: NFA0008

Title: The Celine Williams Collection

Scope: A collection of 5 black and white photographs, four relate to the Silcock Brothers' dodgems and arcades in the 1950s, and one to Whites' stall.

Dates: 1950s
Level: Fonds
Extent: 5 photographs
Name of creator: Celine Williams

Administrative / biographical history: Celine Williams (d.2020) was a fairground showwoman from a long lineage of faiground families. Celine was the great granddaughter of Randall Williams aka 'The King of Showmen' and daughter of Ada Pullen, one of the three Pullen girls from Yorkshire.

Source: Donated by Celine Williams
System of arrangement: Catalogued according to type
Subjects: Fairgrounds, Fairground Rides, Fairground Art, Travelling Entertainment
Conditions of access: Items are available to view by appointment in the NFA reading room
Restrictions: None
Copyright: Copies may be produced or supplied at the discretion of the National Fairground Archive, subject to copyright law and condition of material
Finding aids: None available. Photographs available on NFA digital